Andrea 'pox' Possemato is currently a CIFRE PhD student in IDEMIA and in the Software and Systems Security group of Eurecom, where he works under the supervision of Aurélien Francillon and Yanick Fratantonio.

He obtained a Master degree in Computer Science from Università degli Studi di Milano (Italy) in 2017. During his MSc, he spent a semester in the RIS3 Lab at Stony Brook University as a Student Intern, working on Android Security.

His current research interests include Reverse Engineering and Vulnerability Discovery of the Android Ecosystem.


ClickShield: Are You Hiding Something? Towards Eradicating Clickjacking on Android
Andrea Possemato, Andrea Lanzi, Simon Pak Ho Chung, Wenke Lee, Yanick Fratantonio
In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), Toronto, Canada, October, 2018 (acceptance rate: 16.6%)
Towards HTTPS Everywhere on Android: We Are Not There Yet
Andrea Possemato, Yanick Fratantonio
29th USENIX Security Symposium (USENIX Security 20) (acceptance rate: 16.1%)
Preventing and Detecting State Inference Attacks on Android
Andrea Possemato, Dario Nisi, Yanick Fratantonio
Network and Distributed System Security (NDSS) Symposium (2021) (acceptance rate: TBD)
Trust, but verify: A longitudinal analysis of Android OEM compliance and customization
Andrea Possemato, Simone Aonzo, Davide Balzarotti, Yanick Fratantonio
42nd IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy (2021) (acceptance rate: TBD)


  • Mail: python3 -c "print('{1}{0}{4}{3}eurecom.{2}'.format('s'*(3-1), 'po', 'fr', '@', 'emat'))"
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